A study reveals that the rates of death and disability attributable to depression are highest in Afghanistan and lowest in Japan.
Aid agencies are bracing for the worst after Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the Philippines, triggering landslides, heavy flooding and affecting tens of millions of people.
Dr. Cynthia Maung, founder of the Mae Tao Clinic in Thailand, has received the 2013 Sydney Peace Prize.
A joint declaration was issued to reduce disaster risk and strengthen regional cooperation in China, Japan and the Republic of Korea.
The RIEC announced on Friday S$330 million in funding for two new programs and a new scheme to bring home top Singaporean scientists.
Seven interesting and captivating articles from the October 2013 issue of Asian Scientist Magazine.
A new laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with the H7N9 virus has been reported in east China’s Zhejiang Province.
India’s Mars Orbiter Mission, scheduled for launch on October 28, has been delayed by one week.
Several prominent astronomers have decided to boycott a NASA conference in November after six Chinese researchers were barred from attending.
Interesting and captivating articles of the month from the September 2013 issue of Asian Scientist Magazine.